This page will contain a brief summary of each lecture given in the 2016-2017 session of the CS4/MSc Parallel Architectures course.
Friday 20th January
We discussed until slide 11 from Lecture 2
Friday 27th January
We discussed shared memory multiprocessors; we covered until slide 13 of Lecture 4.
We discussed cache coherence protocols; we covered until slide 21 of Lecture 4.
Friday 3rd February
No class today!!!!!
Friday 10th Feb
We covered all slides from Lecture 6.
Friday 17th February
We then started discussing about memory consistency models;we covered until slide 11 from Lecture 7.
No class ILW.
Friday 24th February
No class ILW.
We continued discussing about memory consistency models;we covered until slide 18 from Lecture 7.
Friday 3rd March
We discussed hardware support for synchronization, we covered until slide 21 from Lecture 8
Friday 10th March
We discussed transactional memory, we covered all slides from Lecture 8
We discussing Multithreaded processors - we covered all slides from Lecture 9
Friday 17th March
Guest lecture by Stephan Diestelhorst from ARM.
We covered all slides of Lecture 10.
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